WNMU is fully accredited by the North Central
Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools, the Professional Standards
Commission of the State of New Mexico, and the National Council for Accreditation
of Teacher Education (NCATE).
The Association of Collegiate Business Schools and
Programs (ACBSP) has fully accredited WNMU, at the Silver City campus, to offer the
Master of Business Administration degree.
The Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy
Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has
fully accredited the Master of Occupational Therapy program.
The Master of Social Work program received accreditation from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).